Nigerian Chef, Hilda Baci sets new Guinness World Record with 100 Hours of Cooking


Renowned Nigerian chef, Hilda Bassey Effiong, popularly known as Hilda Baci, has achieved a remarkable feat by setting a new Guinness World Record for the longest cooking marathon.

Surpassing the previous record set by Indian chef Lata Tondon in 2019, Hilda Baci cooked for an impressive 100 hours.

Lata Tondon had held the previous record after cooking for 87 hours, 45 minutes, and 00 seconds.

However, Hilda Baci surpassed this milestone, setting the new record at 8 p.m. on Monday, May 15, 2023.

The extraordinary cooking marathon took place at Amore Gardens in Lekki, Lagos State.

Hilda Baci commenced her culinary challenge on Friday, showcasing her exceptional endurance and culinary skills.

With her achievement, Hilda Baci has solidified her place in the culinary world and brought pride to Nigeria.

Her dedication and perseverance throughout the 100-hour cooking marathon have garnered admiration and accolades.

This new Guinness World Record is a testament to Hilda Baci’s passion for cooking and her determination to push boundaries in the culinary field.

Her accomplishment serves as an inspiration to aspiring chefs worldwide, demonstrating the power of perseverance and dedication in achieving extraordinary goals.